Introduction to Basic Geometry Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a 'given' statement?

Question 2 2. In a 2-column proof, what goes in the column on the left?

Question 3 3. In geometry, which form of reasoning is relied more on for correct conclusions?

Question 4 4. Inductive reasoning is reasoning based on what?

Question 5 5. All of the following are recommended steps when completing geometry proofs EXCEPT:

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Question 6 6. In a 2-column proof, what goes in the column on the right?

Question 7 7. Which property tells us that we can add and multiply numbers in any order?

Question 8 8. A statement can be determined to be which of the following through a direct proof?

Question 9 9. Which of the following occurs with a direct proof?

Question 10 10. The intersection of two planes looks like what?

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Question 11 11. All of the following statements could be proven with a direct proof EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Who invented the Cartesian coordinate system?

Question 13 13. Which type of reasoning gives you hypotheses?

Question 14 14. At least how many points are needed to make a plane?

Question 15 15. The earliest written record of geometry dates back to when?

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Question 16 16. A postulate is what?

Question 17 17. Any line can also be what?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the commutative law?

Question 19 19. If 4 = y and y = z, what does z equal?

Question 20 20. What is the hypothesis in the following statement? 'If p is an even integer and q is an odd integer, then p + q is an odd integer.'

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Question 21 21. Whose system of definition and proofs do we still use today?

Question 22 22.

Which law is shown by the following?

x = x

Question 23 23. Deductive reasoning is based on what?

Question 24 24. All of the following are used in geometric proofs EXCEPT:

Question 25 25. Who invented the theorem that says the square of the hypotenuse equals the sum of the squares of the other two sides?

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Question 26 26. What is the conclusion in the following statement? 'If p and q are odd integers, then pq is odd.'

Question 27 27.

What conclusion can be reached using inductive reasoning from the following?

When the sun comes up, the rooster crows. When the rooster crows, the hen lays an egg. What happens when the sun comes up?

Question 28 28. Geometry is the study of what?

Question 29 29. Which law tells you that if x = 7, then 7 = x?

Question 30 30. For any two points, how many lines will pass through both points?

Introduction to Basic Geometry Chapter Exam Instructions

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